LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Ashley Kambeitz earned Mid-South Conference Defensive Player of the Week honors on Monday after posting a shutout in one match and allowing one goal in a victory over fifth-ranked Southeastern University, as announced by the league office.
The Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, native made one save and faced five total shots in a win against Bethel University on Wednesday, the team’s fourth shutout in as many matches this season. The senior goalkeeper then recorded 10 saves in CU’s 2-1 triumph over Southeastern.
It marked the third match of Kambeitz’s career with double figures saves. She collected 10 at North Alabama as a freshman and 11 at Martin Methodist last season.
Kambeitz has posted a 0.21 goals-against-average this season, which ranks fifth nationally. Southeastern’s goal in the 23rd-minute breaking a scoreless streak of 382-plus minutes.
Cumberland plays at Asbury University on Tuesday at 4 p.m. CT and hosts Madonna University this Saturday at 11 a.m. CT.